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Texas builder Bob Perry gave $7 million to American Crossroads, reports show

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Texas builder Bob Perry, who in 2004 funded the “Swift Boat Veterans for Truth” campaign targeting Democratic presidential nominee John Kerry, donated $7 million to conservative group American Crossroads between September 1 and October 13, according to the Wall Street Journal.

American Crossroads, which was founded with help from Republican strategists Karl Rove and Ed Gillespie, raised $15 million in September and early October alone, according to recently-released reports by the Federal Election Committee. According to Politico, more than two-thirds of that money came from a total of three individuals and two corporations.

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